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MRL - Jefferson River Bridge

Map 

Description 

Spans relocated here from unknown location. Information from NPRHA.org Online Collection

Facts 

Overview
Pratt Through truss bridge over Jefferson River on Montana RailLink
Location
Jefferson County, Montana, and Madison County, Montana
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Relocated here 1949
Railroads
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Montana Rail Link (MRL)
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 298.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.75021, -112.17403   (decimal degrees)
45°45'01" N, 112°10'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/408684/5066965 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Vendome
Inventory number
BH 74551 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from NP bridge records
  • November 30, 2016: Added by James Baughn

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